WAUKESHA - Froedtert & the
Medical College of Wisconsin announced Tuesday that NX Level
Athletics will manage a state-of-the-art sports performance and
training facility in the Mequon Health Center.
Based in Waukesha, NX Level
will offer programs for people of all ages who want to improve their
athletic ability. The programs are designed to help teams, groups
and individuals develop speed, flexibility, strength, endurance,
nutrition, body composition and awareness in any sport. Working with
schools, including training for high school sports combines, is one
of NX Level's specialties.
The Mequon Health Center,
11430 N. Port Washington Road, is planned to open in October.
"We want to build on the
highly successful sports performance programs that have long been
offered through the Froedtert & MCW Sports Medicine Centers, and it
just makes sense to bring in an experienced partner to help us
manage this new, expanded offering," said Julie Kerk, vice president
of musculoskeletal, neurosciences and spine service lines for the
Froedtert & MCW health network, in a statement. "NX Level has the
expertise, knowledge and reputation to help us put it together. They
are well-known for their work with athletes and we were impressed by
their holistic approach to sports performance and training.
Education, training, and injury prevention are part of our mission
as an academic medical center. They are a great fit for us."
The Mequon Health Center's
training facility is equipped with synthetic field turf, a sand pit,
and cardio workout, stretching and weight lifting areas. Schools and
community teams will be able to rent the space.
"We're excited to collaborate
with the Froedtert & MCW team and can't wait to bring NX Level to
Mequon," said Brad Arnett, NX Level owner, in a statement. "Our
customized training approach helps all populations become more
athletic, build their bodies, increase speed, enhance cardiovascular
health, avoid injury, improve self-confidence and develop a lifelong